DRY

LAND

2020

2020

Dry Land

by RUBY RAE SPIEGEL

is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

SOUNDTRACK
Check out our playlist. These are songs we'd planned to play before and after the show, as well as music throughout the performance and songs we listened to in rehearsals.
Alyson became a big fan of Maggie Rogers,
mxmtoon and Samia during this process.

LOGAN BENSON / EMMA DAU / JOBE FEE / AMANDA GRAY / ZOEY LAZERE / SARAH LEINHEISER / TIFFANY LIECHTY / TJ MACK / ALYSON O'HARA / ISAIAH SENTS / GRANT TETMYER / RACHEL WARD

THE TEAM

 
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DRY LAND 2020

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COMING SOON
 
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ABOUT

In January of 2020, student director Alyson O'Hara and a group of performing arts students at Iowa State University began the process of producing Ruby Rae Spiegel's Dry Land in Ames, Iowa. The show was to open mid-March and welcome a potential audience of around 300 people. Just a few weeks before opening, the university closed campus and moved all courses online for the remainder of the semester, as a result of the global health crisis. 

DIRECTOR'S NOTE

In 2015, when this play was published, I was a senior in high school. I see a lot
of myself at that time in Amy’s character. She is terrified and she’s always
scrambling for the answers at last second. She is obviously unprepared for
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Get a glimpse of the original production plans.

DRY LAND 2020

 

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"Dry Land" was Originally Produced by Colt Coeur, New York, NY
Developed at the Ojai Playwright Conference: Robert Egan, Artistic Director/Producer
Developed with the support of New York Stage and Film's Powerhouse Season at Vassar